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Divide 56/42 with 42/15

1st number: 1 14/42, 2nd number: 2 12/15

56/42 ÷ 42/15 is 10/21.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 42/15: 15/42
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 56/42 ÷ 42/15 = 56/42 × 15/42
  3. = 56 × 15/42 × 42 = 840/1764
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 10/21

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